Established in 1995, The Hashemite University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the medium-sized city of Zarqa (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Jordan, The Hashemite University (HU) is a very large (enrollment range: 30,000-34,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. The Hashemite University (HU) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as undergraduate certificates/diplomas, bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 21 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 50-60% making this Jordanian higher education organization a averagely selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. HU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.